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See inside your home anytime, anywhere with these smarthome cameras

See inside your home anytime, anywhere with these smarthome cameras

By 17 April 2015

A smarthome consists of all sorts of exciting gadgets from app-controlled lighting and heating to robotic vacuum cleaners, but there is one gadget that is likely to be picked first for the smarthome cool team – the camera. Smart cameras will not only... >>

Smart heating is here: Five reasons to invest

Smart heating is here: Five reasons to invest

By 16 April 2015

Smart heating is the umbrella term used for the latest heating set ups that not only allow you to control the temperature throughout your home from your smartphone, but some will also automatically learn and adjust to your weekly or daily routines. The... >>

How to make your home smart for under £500

How to make your home smart for under £500

By 15 April 2015

Connected homes are fast becoming more and more popular and chances are if you are reading this feature, you're either interested in making your home smarter, or you want to know what is available to help you do it.  There are hundreds of products out... >>

The smarthome is now

The smarthome is now

By 15 April 2015

The term smarthome has been kicking around for a few years. It once referred to the stuff of dreams, fantasies and more importantly, the future. But that's no longer the case as the smarthome is very much the here and now. We might still be a few decades... >>

Dyson's AM09 bladeless fan can blow warm or cold air in two different ways

Dyson's AM09 bladeless fan can blow warm or cold air in two different ways

By 15 April 2015

Dyson has unveiled its latest blade-less fan, and it's powered by something called "Jet Focus technology". According to the home appliance maker, the new fan, called AM09, is capable of both heating and cooling your whole room as well as focusing on you.... >>

Amazon's Echo speaker is now a voice-controlled smart hub for your home

Amazon's Echo speaker is now a voice-controlled smart hub for your home

By 10 April 2015

Amazon is turning its voice-controlled Echo speaker into a smart hub of sorts. Echo will get an update this week that allows it to wirelessly control smart accessories within Belkin's WeMo and Philips' Hue connected systems, according to Engadget. The... >>

Meld Knob and Clip make your hob smart for perfect poached eggs every time, and more

Meld Knob and Clip make your hob smart for perfect poached eggs every time, and more

By 8 April 2015

Meld makes the bold promise of creating the perfect meal every time you use your hob. It does this using an intelligent temperature sensor and automatic knob adjuster in combination with an app. Meld, which has currently raised over $72,000 of its $50,000... >>

Philips Hue Go: The portable, colourful and independent addition to Hue lighting system (hands-on)

Philips Hue Go: The portable, colourful and independent addition to Hue lighting system (hands-on)

By 2 April 2015

Philips Hue, the adjustable lighting system that can be colour and luminance controlled via your smart device, is expanding, with the new Hue Go portable offering a slightly different stance to the range. With the majority of Hue products you require... >>

Nest thermostats missed the British Summer Time clock change

Nest thermostats missed the British Summer Time clock change

By 31 March 2015

Nest smart thermostats aren't as clever as they claim after failing to adapt to the British Summer Time clock change. After the clocks changed by an hour this weekend Nest thermostat owners took to forums to register their complaints. The Google-owned... >>

Vax Air Revolve Pet review: The funky, new-wave vacuum cleaner
4.5 out of 5

Vax Air Revolve Pet review: The funky, new-wave vacuum cleaner

By 24 March 2015

Builder's dust. If you know it well, then you know just what it can do. And having caused our previous vacuum cleaner to meet an early grave, we needed a new and powerful lil sucker to replace it. Enter the Vax Air Revolve Pet, a bagless vacuum cleaner... >>